GREB, HARRY ORIGINAL WIRE PHOTO (1923)

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Harry Greb known as "The Human Windmill" for his tenacious boxing style won the World Middleweight Championship on August 31, 1923 over Johnny Wilson. He successfully defended it five times before losing to Tiger Flowers on February 26, 1926. A few months after losing the rematch to Flowers he was involved in an auto accident. He died on October 22, 1926 from complications in surgery. His career posted 264 victories including notables like Gene Tunney, Mickey Walker, Tommy Loughran and Jimmy Delaney. Presented here is an antique wire photo of Greb.
This antique wire photo measures 7 inches by 9 inches.The photo has one small crease in the upper right corner otherwise clean.the baxk has writing in pencil and a news wire stamp.The image is vivid.

Size: 7 x 9

Condition: excellent